What is WordPress?
WordPress is an open source content management system (CMS) that can be used for creating a website, blog, community or a network. WordPress has evolved over time and provides with a wide range of plugins, themes and extensions that you can utilize in accordance with your website requirements. The best feature of WordPress is that it has a user-friendly interface and thereby it is preferred by the new bloggers and many website owners.
Why choose WordPress?
One of the principal benefits of WordPress is that you are in complete control of your website. Contrary to the hosted scripts like Blogger or Live Journal, WordPress is hosted on your own server. WordPress installation process is extremely simple, MilesWeb provides pre-installed WordPress where you can directly log into the admin dashboard and starting working on your website.
What is WordPress Hosting?
When your website is hosted on a server that is capable of supporting a WordPress site, it is called as WordPress Hosting.
What is Managed WordPress Hosting?
Any server can run WordPress but there are hosting companies likes MilesWeb that invest their time and effort for customizing servers just for WordPress. This type of hosting is called as Managed WordPress Hosting.
Why do I need a Managed WordPress Hosting?
As per our thinking you have some other better things to concentrate on other than system administration. With our managed WordPress platform, you can get your websites up and running quickly not only for yourself but also for your clients so that you focus on your business requirements.
Can I transfer my blog from WordPress.com to MilesWeb?
Yes you can certainly move your blog from WordPress.com to our server. MilesWeb will provide you with complete assistance for doing this.
What are the benefits of MilesWeb Managed WordPress hosting over other hosting providers?
Our managed WordPress hosting comprises of Jetpack Premium feature that allows you to experience WordPress in an ideal way with hassle free design, marketing and security – all at one place. This feature is offered by very few hosting providers.
What if I want to migrate my existing WordPress website? Does MilesWeb handle all the aspects of migration?
Yes, we handle everything and help you to migrate your website for free as well as without any hassle. You simply need to provide us details of your current hosting account.
Will my website face any downtime during migration? How long will my site be offline?
At MilesWeb we ensure that your website doesn’t face any downtime. Yes, we do need to organize a window of migration time, during which you won’t be able to access your dashboard but your visitors can access your website throughout the migration.
It can be complicated with e-commerce sites and sites with high traffic but still we guarantee no downtime while migration.
What all gets updated and When?
Whenever there are any updates related to WordPress and its security we ensure that your website gets updated within few hours of release.
Is use of external email service allowed with my WordPress Hosting?
Yes, you are allowed to use any third-party email service for your domain. Suppose you are using the default name servers provided with WordPress Hosting, you can contact our support team for updating the relevant DNS records for your blog.
Is Multisite supported with WordPress Hosting?
No, Multisite is not supported.
Do I need to set up my database?
No you don’t need to set up your database. When you choose managed WordPress hosting, everything is taken care of by us so that the process is becomes very easy for you. After purchasing your plan, you can start creating your website or blogging immediately.
How can I change the URL of my WordPress blog?
WordPress saves the address of the location where your blog files are situated. For making changes in your website URL, go to your ‘Dashboard’ -> ‘Settings’ -> ‘General Settings’, here you will see an option – ‘WordPress address (URL)’ and ‘Site Address (URL)’, you can make the desired changes here and then reload your website to see if the changes are implemented.
Is it hard to setup a WordPress blog?
Not at all! You need to know the concept of your blog and MilesWeb is there to help you out with everything. MilesWeb simplifies the blog creation process and within a short span of time you will find yourself adding content to your blog.
How do I reset the WordPress admin password?
In the admin panel menu, go to ‘Users’ and click on the ‘Edit’ option present under your username in the list. An edit user screen will be displayed, scroll down to the ‘New Password’ section and enter the new password. Click on ‘Update User’ and the changes will be applied and saved.
Do you have a minimum contract period?
There is no minimum contract period; you can choose any billing cycle from the available options.
How can I pay?
We accept PayPal, Credit Card, Debit Card, Cash Card, Net Banking, Bank Transfer and Cheque payments.